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Beyond Sciences Initiative Conference CFP

Thu. Nov. 17, 2016

The Beyond Sciences Initiative 2nd Annual International Remote Conference is online conference taking place from January 28-29th, 2017.

BSI’s vision is to create an accessible conference where international scholars will be given an opportunity to present their research, broaden their knowledge and establish new collaborations. Our real-time remote conference will enable discussions surrounding research and community activities, led by international scholars.

Participating institutes will host their respective conferences, starting at 7AM EST, to be broadcast live by BSI. To establish an accessible platform, BSI is willing to provide funds to support internet and webinar connections. Links for the live broadcast will be distributed to all registered participants prior to the conference.

Conference topics include: cancer, chronic diseases, global health (mental health, infectious diseases, medical practice, women's health), hot docs (short video describing social, cultural, and political environment)

Confirmed invited speakers:

Dr. Josef Penninger, Scientific Director, IMBA, Institute for Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria, speaking on From Bone Loss to Breast Cancer

Dr. Katie Flanagan, Head of Infectious Diseases, LGH, Tasmania, Australia, speaking on The Global Challenges of Vaccination

Dr. Jennifer Towne, Senior Scientific Director, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnshon, San Diego, USA, speaking on Discovery Research in Biotech. and Pharma

Click the following link to register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeaEEO9p9hKVROeniJrb8EuKTcHIe3WnQxRrJq-WAOTSWpBKg/viewform

For more information: http://www.beyondsciences.org/conference2017/

Questions can be directed to: Dr. Sara Good (s.good@uwinnipeg.ca) or Brett Vahkal (vahkal-b@webmail.uwinnipeg.ca)

Abstract Submission Deadline: November 30, 2016